Posts tagged with faith

June 14, 2017 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

Following Jesus

Someone exploring the Christian faith recently asked me: 'What does it mean to follow Jesus - practically - on a day to day basis?' That's a great question - and here's my answer....Keep Reading

Posted in: Following Jesus Tags: faith, 2012, Jesus, discipleship, follow, believe, start, being a Christian

June 14, 2017 by Jim Jackson 0 comments

The Mighty One

We live in a constant tension regarding which narrative about ourselves we're going to believe: are we going to be shaped by the many voices around us, or will be be shaped by what God says about us?...Keep Reading

Posted in: Destiny Tags: faith, 2012, Destiny, God, strong, courage, Gideon, Words

May 17, 2017 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

Strength and Courage

Have you ever faced a moment of genuine intimidation? Have you ever been gripped with fear to the degree that you were paralysed - unable to move? This is what Joshua felt as he stood at the threshold of his moment of destiny....Keep Reading

Posted in: Faith Tags: mission, faith, 2012, Joshua, strength, courage, fear, intimidation, encouragement

January 18, 2017 by Jim Jackson 0 comments

Super Bowl Season

God's vision for our lives is victory, not survival. But victory is about more than winning personally - it's about God's purposes winning. ...Keep Reading

Posted in: Victory Tags: faith, Paul, 2012, Victory, winning, Super Bowl, God's purpose

December 15, 2016 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Imagine a generous husband who gets a big bonus and decides to buy his wife a diamond ring for Christmas. It comes in small package, and when she opens it, she admires it, thanks him, but then sets it to the side. In the midst of all the Christmas-day chaos, the small but valuable diamond ring gets knocked off the end table, covered in Christmas paper, and lost. ...Keep Reading

Posted in: Year End Review Tags: mission, vision, faith, Scotland, Nations, 2012, Ukraine, Provision, future, 2016, 2017, past, thanks, copenhagen

December 15, 2016 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

Faith for the New Year

As we prepare to enter the New Year, our focus on being faithful with the gospel is more important than ever. I was recently chatting with my dad about the impact CBU has had over the decades since our first conference in 1974. Thousands have been touched, but it has been for a purpose. ...Keep Reading

Posted in: Vision Tags: vision, faith, 2012, New Year, 2017

August 28, 2013 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

Restoration

Restoration is a hard thing to believe. Can the future be better than the past? That's what God's people in Jerusalem were wondering. ...Keep Reading

Posted in: Wednesday Meditation Tags: faith, vision, future, work of God, restoration.

May 8, 2013 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

Surviving The Storms

How do we navigate the storms that hit us as we follow Jesus? Several stories in the Bible point us in the right direction....Keep Reading

Posted in: Tom's Take Tags: faith, 2012, Provision, God, storms, trials, perseverance, safety

January 3, 2012 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

The Wisdom of Seeking God

A Power Promise: Enjoy the reward of Seeking God in 2012...Keep Reading

Posted in: Tom's Take Tags: Seeking God, Worshipping Jesus, Wise Men, faith, 2012

January 1, 2012 by Tom Jackson 0 comments

The Best Is Yet To Come

As we start a new year, we start with the faith that God has great things in store for us....Keep Reading

Posted in: Tom's Take Tags: NewYear, 2012, Victory, faith, BestisYettoCome, vision, mission, Calling, Destiny